The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 43 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 34 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.61% 4.67% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.79% 4.80% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 11
Average salary £45,750 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.34% +4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,875 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Java Developer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
710 604 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.34% 97.26% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 574 494 424
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Swindon region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Swindon

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (77.36%) Spring
3 39 (73.58%) Hibernate
3 39 (73.58%) HTML
3 39 (73.58%) CSS
4 38 (71.70%) XML
5 35 (66.04%) Oracle
6 30 (56.60%) JavaScript
7 29 (54.72%) Tomcat
8 26 (49.06%) Software Engineering
9 25 (47.17%) SQL
10 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (41.51%) Finance
12 21 (39.62%) JUnit
13 20 (37.74%) OOD
14 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
14 19 (35.85%) jQuery
14 19 (35.85%) HTML5
14 19 (35.85%) Relational Database
15 18 (33.96%) Apache
15 18 (33.96%) RDBMS
16 17 (32.08%) UNIX
16 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
17 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
17 16 (30.19%) CSS3
17 16 (30.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (30.19%) XSD
17 16 (30.19%) Telecoms
18 15 (28.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (28.30%) Web Services

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (54.72%) Tomcat
2 18 (33.96%) Apache
3 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.89%) Liferay
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
1 19 (35.85%) Relational Database
2 18 (33.96%) RDBMS
3 11 (20.75%) MySQL
4 8 (15.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) JUnit
2 13 (24.53%) Eclipse
3 10 (18.87%) Subversion
4 6 (11.32%) Selenium
5 3 (5.66%) Maven
5 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.66%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (5.66%) Ranorex
5 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.66%) Ant
General
1 22 (41.51%) Finance
2 16 (30.19%) Telecoms
3 15 (28.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (77.36%) Spring
2 39 (73.58%) Hibernate
2 39 (73.58%) HTML
2 39 (73.58%) CSS
3 38 (71.70%) XML
4 19 (35.85%) jQuery
4 19 (35.85%) HTML5
5 16 (30.19%) CSS3
5 16 (30.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (30.19%) XSD
6 15 (28.30%) Web Services
7 14 (26.42%) GWT
8 9 (16.98%) Spring MVC
8 9 (16.98%) J2EE
9 8 (15.09%) OSGi
10 6 (11.32%) SOAP
11 4 (7.55%) JDBC
11 4 (7.55%) JSP
11 4 (7.55%) JSF
12 3 (5.66%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) UNIX
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Software Engineering
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.74%) OOD
4 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
5 12 (22.64%) Process Management
5 12 (22.64%) Scrum
6 11 (20.75%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (18.87%) UML
8 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
9 7 (13.21%) Database Tuning
10 6 (11.32%) MVC
11 5 (9.43%) OO
11 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (5.66%) Project Management
13 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Architecture
14 1 (1.89%) Requirements Analysis
14 1 (1.89%) People Management
14 1 (1.89%) Line Management
14 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) JavaScript
3 25 (47.17%) SQL
4 13 (24.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) HND
1 15 (28.30%) PhD
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (66.04%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) JBoss
2 3 (5.66%) Sun
3 1 (1.89%) IBM